Equality Impact Assessment of introducing the Additional Jobcentre Support Pilot Scheme

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Jagna Olejniczak

Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

Your department has started the pilot scheme (https://questions-statements.parliament....), whereby the Claimants who have been receiving Universal Credit for 13 weeks are compelled to attend Jobcentres 10 times over a 2-week period, with the risk of sanctions if they fail to do so.

In a reply to a FOIA request from 13th of March (Ref. FOI2023/20121), you recommended asking one of the questions in a separate request.

Following up on that advice, please provide copies of any equality impact assessments or any other evaluation report carried out in relation to the Additional Jobcentre Support Pilot Scheme or the specific polices trialled in the scheme.

Yours faithfully,
Jagna Olejniczak

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Dear Jagna Olejniczak,

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 12th
April.

Yours sincerely,

DWP Central FoI Team